Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa

Little Bay Rd. 19, Philipsburg Sint Maarten (SXM)
4.0 Star Property
18.024405-63.056732
+1-800-760-7718
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4.0/5

Based on 46 guest reviews

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  • With an outdoor pool!
  • Avg. Group Discount of 41.4%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 257 rooms
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Check in time: 3pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 9.0/10
  • Hotel has 7 meeting rooms

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Check RatesBig Summer Sale Adults Only Island View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests
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Check RatesCaribbean Resident Island View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests
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Check RatesCaribbean Resident Ocean View Balcony King Bed Max 2 Guests
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Check RatesCaribbean Resident Spectacular Ocean View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests Located 4 7th F
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Check RatesIsland View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests
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Check RatesOcean View Balcony King Bed Max 2 Guests
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Check RatesOcean View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests Located On 1 3rd Floor
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Check RatesOcean View Balcony Terrace King Bed
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Check RatesSpectacular Ocean View Balcony King or 2 Double Beds Max 3 Guests Located 4 7th Floor
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Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
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Local Attractions

Available for additional charge: A dedicated tours & excursions desk will guide you to all of our daily events and help you to organize off-property activities, including shopping excursions to Philipsburg or Marigot, ferry trips to St. Barts or Anguilla, golf, dolphin swims, snorkeling and scuba excursions, sunset dinner cruises and any other island adventure you'd like to try.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

Overlooking beautiful Great Bay Harbor and a short, 10-minute walk from the exciting capital of Philipsburg, Sonesta Great Bay Beach All Inlusive Resort & Casino offers the best of both worlds: great shopping, dining and entertainment in a quaint downtown setting, and a tropical escape within a beachfront oasis. The 257-room resort offers something for everyone.With spectacular views, unparalleled service, a full range of amenities and a mile of white, sandy beach, the Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino St. Maarten provides the ultimate Caribbean feel and experience.RESORT AMENITIES:*Four Restaurants and Four Bars•Three Swimming Pools Including One Infinity Pool•Two Whirlpools•Activity Center with Water Aerobics, Volleyball, Crab Racing, Scuba Diving, Tennis, Shuffleboard, Table Soccer, and Black Jack Lessons, Table Tennis•Adventure Scuba Dive & Watersports Center•Excursion Desk For Island Activities and Tours•Fitness Room •Kids Activity Program•Floodlit Tennis Court •The Golden Casino•Wedding Facilities•Internet Café & WiFi Throughout Resort (fee applies)•Resort Boutique for Souvenirs and Sundries•Car Rental Service •Easy Downtown Access for Duty-Free Shopping ACCOMMODATION: •Private Balcony or Terrace •Luxury Bath Amenities•Flat Screen TVs With US & International Satellite Channels•4-G Wireless Internet (access fee applies)•Air Conditioning •Iron and Ironing board •Direct Dial Telephone System•Mini-fridge•Hair Dryer •Coffee Maker •Safety Deposit Box•iPod Docking Station Radio/Alarm ClockALL INCLUSIVE:•Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks Each day at a Choice of 4 Restaurants•Unlimited International and Domestic Premium Beer and Spirits, Fruit Drinks and Soft Drinks Served at the Resort's 4 bars•All Hotel Taxes and Service •Weekly Manager's Cocktail Party & Beach Party Dinner•In-Room Mini-Fridge Refreshed Daily With Soft Drinks, Bottled Water (and for Premier Categories and Higher, Select Spirits and Beer)•$10 Per Person in Match Bets For Adults at The Golden Casino•Stay at 1, Play at 2: Guest Pass to Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino With Complimentary Use of the Sister Resort's Facilities and All-Inclusive Meals & Drinks Program•Daytime Activities Including Water Aerobics, Pool toys, Use of Snorkeling Equipment, Tennis, Darts, Beach Chess and more•Nightly Theme Parties and Live Entertainment•Use of the Fitness Room•Nightly Outdoor Movies for Kids and AdultsROOMS:Mountain View: A magnificent backdrop of lush island landscape paints a thousand hues. Choose from one of 95 mountain view rooms offering views of either the gardens, hills or nearby Mount Willem. Rooms feature a king or 2 double beds. Maximum 4 persons. Mountain View Junior Suites offer a large sitting area and a pull out sofa bed (max. 3 persons in a Junior Suite).Ocean View: Arise to the sparkling Caribbean Sea each morning. Choosefrom 105 ocean view guest rooms offering views of Great Bay, one of the finest Caribbean ports-of-call, the beach and pool areas, or the mile-long stretch of white-sand beach. Rooms feature a king or 2 double beds. Maximum 4 persons. Oceanview Junior Suites offer a large sitting area and a pull-out sofa bed (max 3 persons in a Junior Suite.)Deluxe Oceanview:Indulge in one of spacious 26 deluxe rooms, each featuring a private balcony or terrace with ocean or mountain views. Deluxe rooms offer king bed accommodations. Maximum 2 persons.Suites:One and two-bedroom suites are located in the Miramar wing, which features a swimming pool, sun deck and outdoor whirlpool. All suites have ocean views and offer a balcony or terrace, dining table, open kitchen with refrigerator, stove and dishwasher, and a living area with a pull-out sofa double bed. Each bedroom features a king-size bed.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3pm
Check Out: 11am
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 4
Rooms: 257
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 7 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 10380 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 10AM - 12AM
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: free
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 0.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • All-inclusive resort
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Car rental
  • Child facilities
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Tennis court

Airport & Shuttle Information

St. Maarten is easily accessible, with numerous flights into Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) located 7 miles (11km) from Sonesta Great Bay. Direct service is available on American Airlines, US Airways, Delta, United, jetBlue, KLM, Air France, LIAT, Winair, WestJet, Air Canada, Copa Airlines and other carriers. Flying time is approx. 3.5 hours from New York or Boston, 2.5 hours from Miami, and 8 hours from Paris or Amsterdam.

Local Shuttle Info: Taxis or public buses are available.hotel doesnt provide airport shuttle.

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Previously known as:
Sonesta Great Bay All Inclusive Beach Resort Casin

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa.

Feel free to use the Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Philipsburg event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Grande Ballroom 68 x 60 x 0 4080--/200175120--90----/20250250--
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Grande Ballroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
4080 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
68 x 60 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
10
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
The Ballroom 42 x 40 x 25 1680--/110--75--50----/--150200--
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The Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1680 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
42 x 40 x 25 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$1500.00 USD
Function rooms fees may be reduced or waived based on the actual food and beverages ordered.
The Middle Room
40 x 30 x 15 1200--/100--50--30----/--50125--
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The Middle Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 30 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Function rooms fees may be reduced or waived based on the actual food and beverages ordered.
Middle Room 40 x 30 x 15 1200100/1007045--30308/--100100--
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Middle Room

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Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 30 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Great Bay Room 42 x 40 x 25 1680100/11010075--60--11/--120130--
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Great Bay Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1680 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
42 x 40 x 25 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Pescatore Restaurant 60 x 17 x 10 120090/--------------/--40125--
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Pescatore Restaurant

Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 17 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Full Day Rental:
$1500.00 USD
Function rooms fees may be reduced or waived based on the actual food and beverages ordered.
The Palm Room 25 x 21 x 8 540--/10109--910--/--10----
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The Palm Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
540 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 21 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System

FAQs about Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa have?

There are 257 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa?

Yes, they have 7 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Can I get a AAA rate at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 1 Bedroom Butler Suite King Bed Sofa Bed Ocean Front Private Butler Service

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Rate - 1 Bedroom Butler Suite King Bed Sofa Bed Ocean Front Private Butler Service

Is there a gym at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

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